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Posted at 2:01 PM ET, 01/31/2011

Public meetings for Potomac Yards

By Luke Rosiak

Metro, the Federal Transit Administration, the National Park Service and Alexandria will hold two meetings to inform residents about the proposed Blue/Yellow Line infill project.

The public is invited to learn about the Environmental Impact Statement process; ask questions; and comment on the purpose and need for the project, alternatives considered, issues to be studied and the process.

The meetings are Thursday, February 10, 2011 from 4:30 - 6 p.m. and from 6:30 - 8 p.m. at Cora Kelly Recreation Center, 25 West Reed Avenue in Alexandria.

Though many details about the Metro stop have yet to be decided, dense, mixed-use development is anticipated around it, and a special tax district would help finance it.

By Luke Rosiak  | January 31, 2011; 2:01 PM ET
Categories:  Blue Line, Metro, Yellow Line  
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